Here are the tracks that by and large reacted to the year with beauty and positivity.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
These are the albums we leaned on most during a year we’re eager to forget.
Chance the Rapper, The xx, and Arcade Fire warm up a soggy weekend.
Featuring Lorde, Liam Gallagher, Muse, Blink-182, Run the Jewels, Tegan and Sara, alt-J, Cage the Elephant, and more.
NYC’s second major festival avoids sophomore slump with Frank Ocean, Solange, and Tyler, the Creator.
Austin, TX festival also promises Iggy Pop, Grizzly Bear, The Shins, Blood Orange, Pusha T, Vince Staples, Japandroids, and Dinosaur Jr.
These are the songs that we’ll be carrying with us throughout the year and beyond.
The year’s only halfway done, and we’ve already been spoiled rotten.
Including shows with Ryan Adams, Liam Gallagher, Spoon, Mac DeMarco, Tegan & Sara, and more.
Plus: Best Coast, Cloud Nothings, PUP, (Sandy) Alex G, and comedy curated by The Hard Times.
Solange, Run the Jewels, Big Boi, Future Islands, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Afghan Whigs, and many more set to play annual Raleigh showcase.
Rock bands join forces this October.